Samsung MH035FBEA User Manual

features of your new
air conditioner
• Cool Summer Offer
On those hot sweltering summer days and long restless nights, there is no better escape
from the heat than the cool comforts of home. Your new air conditioner brings an end to
exhausting hot summer days and lets you rest. This summer, beat the heat with your own
air conditioner.
• Cost Efficient System
Your new air conditioner not only provides maximum cooling power in the summer, but can
also be an efficient heating method in the winter with the advanced “Heat pump” system.
This technology is up to 300% more efficient than electrical heating, so you can further
reduce its running cost. Now, meet year-round needs with one air conditioner.
• A Look for Everywhere
The elegant and harmonious design gives priority to the esthetics of your space and
complements any of your existing interior decor. With its soft color and rounded-edge shape,
the new air conditioner adds class to any room. Enjoy what your air conditioner offers both
functionally and esthetically.
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generates hydrogen(H) and oxygen(O2) to attack undesirable air contaminants
such as bacteria, pollen, and odor. Breathe as if you were around waterfalls, ocean surf,
rivers and mountains.
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function
mode automatically adjustments room temperature to make sure you sleep
comfortably while saving energy.
For easy future reference write the model and serial number
down. You will find your model number on the right side of
the air conditioner.
Model #
Serial #
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safety information
To prevent electric shock, disconnect the power before servicing, cleaning, and installing the unit.
SAFETY INFORMATION
Before using your new air conditioner, please read this manual thoroughly to ensure that you know how to
safely and efficiently operate the extensive features and functions of your new appliance.
What the icons and signs in this user manual mean:
WARNING
CAUTION
CAUTION
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Because the following operating instructions cover various models, the characteristics of your air
conditioner may differ slightly from those described in this manual. If you have questions, call your nearest
contact center or find help and information online at www.samsung.com.
Risk of death or serious personal injury.
Potential risk of personal injury or material damage.
To reduce the risk of fire, explosion, electric shock, or personal injury when
using your air conditioner, follow these basic safety instructions:
Do NOT attempt.
Do NOT disassemble.
Do NOT touch.
Follow directions carefully.
Unplug the power plug from the wall socket.
Make sure the machine is grounded to prevent electric shock.
Call the contact center for help.
Recommended instructions or useful information for use.
These warning signs are here to prevent injury to you and others.
Please follow them carefully.
After reading this section, keep it in a safe place for future reference.
SEVERE WARNING SIGNS
Do not cut the power plug and connect to a different power cable.
Never attempt to lengthen the power cable.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
Do not yank the power cable and touch the power plug with wet hands.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
Never use a damaged power plug, power cable, or loosened power
receptacle.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
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SEVERE WARNING SIGNS
Do not place the air conditioner near hazardous substances or equipment
that releases free flames to avoid fires, explosions or injuries.
• Potential risk of fire hazard or explosion.
Do not spray flammable gases such as insecticide near the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of electric shock, fire or unit malfunction.
Do not block or place items in front of the air conditioner. Do not step, hang
onto, or place heavy items on the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of personal injury.
Do not insert anything such as fingers or branches into the air conditioner
vents.
• Keep children away from the air conditioner. Potential risk of personal injury.
Do not install the air conditioner in areas exposed to inflammable gas
leakage or potential risk of gas leakage.
• Potential risk of fire hazard or explosion.
Do not install the outdoor unit on an unstable place such as outer high wall
of an apartment or building and on an outside terrace to avoid falls.
• If the outdoor unit falls, it may cause personal injury or loss of property.
Consult the place of purchase or a contact center to disassemble or reinstall
the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of unit malfunction, water leakage, electric shock, or fire.
Do not connect the air conditioner with a heating apparatus or do not
attempt to disassemble, remodel or repair it by yourself.
• Potential risk of malfunction, electric shock or fire. If repairs are needed, consult the
contact center.
Consult the place of purchase or a contact center to install the air
conditioner.
• Improper installation carries a risk of unit malfunction, water leakage, electric shock or
fire.
• If installing in specialty areas, such as a factory complex or saline coastal area, consult
the place of purchase or contact center for specific installation details.
Install the air conditioner with the support bracket securely fastened to use
for an extended period of time.
• If the air conditioner falls, it may cause personal injury or loss of property.
Ensure the air conditioner is installed in compliance with current national
safety standards.
Use a rated circuit breaker only.
• Never use steel wires or copper wires as a circuit breaker. It may cause fire or unit
malfunction.
Use an exclusive power source for the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of electric shock or fire.
Do not put undue stress on the power cable or place heavy objects on it.
Do not bend the power cable excessively.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
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If the air conditioner becomes wet, turn the power off immediately and call
your nearest contact center.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
Install an exclusive circuit breaker and short-circuit breaker for the air
conditioner.
• Potential risk of electric shock or fire.
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If the power cable or cord is damaged, the manufacturer, a qualified service
technician must replace it to avoid a potential risk.
Disconnect the air conditioner from power supply before it is repaired or
disassembled.
Use a receptacle that has a ground terminal. The receptacle must be used
exclusively for the air conditioner.
• Improper electrical grounding may cause electric shock or fire.
Ensure proper ground has been established when installing the air
conditioner. Do not connect the ground cable of the unit to a gas pipe, a
water pipe or a telephone line.
• Potential risk of electric shock.
CAUTION SIGNS
Ensure no water gets into the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
Do not install the air conditioner close to heating appliances to avoid damage.
Turn off the air conditioner using the provided remote control or control
accessory (if provided). Do not unplug to turn off the unit (unless there is an
immediate danger).
Do not open the front grille during operation.
• Potential risk of electric shock or unit malfunction.
Cool air should not flow directly towards people, pets, and plants.
• It is harmful to your health, pets, and plants.
Do not run the air conditioner for an extended period of time in a room with
the door closed or with babies, elderly or disabled people.
• In case residential application, refreshing the air into the room (from external air to prevent
oxygen shortage), in order to guarantee at least 1-2 renewal/h. For different application
the renewal air has to be guarantee according to UNI 10339.
Do not use the air conditioner as a cooling precision instrument for food,
pets, plants, cosmetics or machinery.
• Potential risk of property loss.
Do not drink water from the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of health hazard.
Do not give excessive shock to the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of fire or unit malfunction.
Do not expose the dust filter to direct sunlight while drying.
• Strong direct sunlight may deform the dust filter.
Do not spray water directly on the air conditioner or use benzene, thinner or
alcohol to clean the surface of the unit.
• Potential risk of electric shock or fire.
• Potential risk of damage to the air conditioner.
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CAUTION SIGNS
Do not place containers with liquid or other objects on the unit.
Do not touch the pipe connected to the air conditioner.
• Potential risk of personal injury or burn.
The air conditioner is composed of moving parts. Keep children away from
the unit to avoid physical injury.
Check for damage on delivery. If damaged, do not install the air conditioner
and call the place of purchase immediately.
Make sure the voltage and frequency of the electric system are compatible
with the air conditioner.
Insert the dust filter before operating the air conditioner.
• If there is no dust filter inside the air conditioner, accumulated dust may shorten the life of
the air conditioner and cause electricity waste.
Keep indoor temperatures stable and not extremely cold, especially where
there are children, elderly or disabled people.
Clean the air conditioner after the inner fan stops operating.
• Potential risk of injury or electric shock.
Clean the dust filter every 2 weeks. Clean the filter more frequently if the air
conditioner is operated in dusty areas.
Inspect the condition, electric connections, pipes and external case of the
air conditioner regularly by a qualified service technician.
Do not open doors and windows in the room being cooled during operation
unless necessary.
Do not block air conditioner vents. If objects block the air flow, it may cause
unit malfunction or poor performance.
The packaging material and used batteries of the remote control(optional)
must be disposed of in accordance with the national standards.
The refrigerant used in the air conditioner must be treated as chemical
waste. Dispose the refrigerant following national standards.
Have a qualified service technician install the air conditioner and perform a
trial operation.
Install the air conditioner away from direct exposure to sunlight, heating
apparatus, and humid places.
• Hang curtains on windows to boost cooling efficiency and to avoid the risk of electric
shock.
Firmly connect the drain hose to the air conditioner for proper water
drainage.
• If it does not drain well, the condensed-water from the indoor unit may overflow and leak
into the room.
Install the outdoor unit where the normal operating noise and residual
vibration (subjective parameters) will not disturb your neighbor and be wellventilated with no obstacle.
• Potential risk of malfunction.
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Install a pipe length according to minimum and maximum limit prescribed
into installation manual.
• with length different from specified, the system performance and reliability will be reduced
drastically.
If a power outage occurs while the air conditioner is working, turn off the
power source immediately.
When cleaning the outdoor unit, touch the heat exchanger radiator fins with
extreme care.
Make sure there are no obstacles under the indoor unit.
• Potential risk of fire or loss of property.
Make sure that children take precautions against access to the air
conditioner and that they do not play with the unit.
The maximum input power & current and the input power & current are
measured in accordance with the rules given in the IEC/ISO.
Use the wireless remote control only up to a distance of about 7m from the
remote control sensor of the air conditioner.
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• Wearing thick gloves can protect your hands.
• The air conditioner may not work over the distance of 7m.
Make sure the cover or any obstacle is not near the air conditioner. Allow
sufficient space for air circulation.
• Insufficient ventilation may result in poor performance.
Batteries should be removed from the wireless remote control and kept
separately when unused for a long period of time.
If failure or damage occurs on the conditions of improper use not followed
by the installation manual, the repair expense will not be covered by product
warranty.
• Potential risk of malfunction, electric shock or fire if repairs or installations are attempted
by a non-qualified service technician.
Ensure the on-off and protection switches are properly installed.
Do not use the air conditioner if damaged. If problems occur, immediately
stop operation and disconnect the plug from the power supply.
If the air conditioner will not be used for an extended period of time (for
example, over several months), unplug the power from the wall.
Call the place of purchase or a contact center if repairs are needed.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock if disassembly or repairs are attempted by a
non-qualified service technician.
If you smell burning plastic, hear strange sounds, or see smoke coming from
the unit, unplug the air conditioner immediately and call a contact center.
• Potential risk of fire or electric shock.
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VIEWING YOUR AIR CONDITIONER
BEFORE USE
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Checking the indoor unit and digital display
Main parts
Indoor unit digital display
Removing the front panel
Power button and Room temperature sensor
Checking the outdoor unit
Checking the remote control
Remote control display
Using the remote control
Installing the batteries
OPERATING BASIC FUNCTION
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Turning the air conditioner on and off
Selecting operation mode
Auto
Cool
Dry
Fan
Heat
Adjusting the air flow direction
Vertical air flow
Horizontal air flow
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Using the Turbo function
Setting the timer
On timer
Off timer
Combining On timer and Off timer
mode
function
Using the
Using the Energy saving function
Using the Evaporator clean function
CLEANING AND MAINTAINING
THE AIR CONDITIONER
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Cleaning the exterior
Cleaning the filter
Air filter
Anti-allergy filter
Replacing the filter
Deodorizing filter
Maintaining your air conditioner
APPENDIX
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Troubleshooting
Operation ranges
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USING ADVANCED FUNCTIONS
This product has been determined to be in compliance with the Low Voltage Directive (2006/95/EC), and the Electromagnetic
Compatibility Directive (2004/108/EEC) of the European Union.
Correct Disposal of This Product
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
(Applicable in the European Union and other European countries with separate collection systems)
This marking on the product, accessories or literature indicates that the product and its electronic accessories (e.g. charger, headset, USB cable) should not be
disposed of with other household waste at the end of their working life. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled waste
disposal, please separate these items from other types of waste and recycle them responsibly to promote the sustainable reuse of material resources.
Household users should contact either the retailer where they purchased this product, or their local government office, for details of where and how they
can take these items for environmentally safe recycling.
Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms and conditions of the purchase contract. This product and its electronic accessories
should not be mixed with other commercial wastes for disposal.
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viewing your air conditioner
before use
Congratulations on the purchase of a Samsung air conditioner. We hope you will enjoy the features of your
air conditioner and stay cool or warm with optimal efficiency.
Please read the user manual to get started and to make the best use of the air conditioner.
CHECKING THE INDOOR UNIT AND DIGITAL DISPLAY
Carefully unpack your air conditioner, and check the unit to make sure it is not damaged.
Air intake vent
Main parts
Air filter (under the panel)
Digital display
Power
Blade pin lever
indicator
button
Air flow blade
Your air conditioner may look slightly different from the illustration shown above depending
on your model.
Indoor unit digital display
Temperature indicator
Timer indicator
indicator
Evaporator clean indicator
Operation indicator
Energy saving indicator
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REMOVING THE FRONT PANEL
Grab the grooved side of the front panel tightly and pull the bottom side of the panel upwards to remove the
front panel.
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Power button and Room temperature sensor
You may locate the Power
button on the right bottom side of the air conditioner. If the front
panel is open, you can check the room temperature sensor.
button.
You can turn on the air conditioner without the remote control by pressing the Power
The room temperature sensor measures indoor room temperature.
Room temperature
sensor
Remote control sensor
Power
button
CHECKING THE OUTDOOR UNIT
MH040FXA2B/
MH18VF1X/MH19VF1X
Air Inlet (Rear)
Air
Outlet
MH060FXA3B/MH070FX
A4B/MH080FXA4B
MH050FXA2B
Air Inlet (Rear)
Air Inlet (Rear)
Air
Outlet
Connection
Valve(Inside)
Air
Outlet
Connection
Valve(Inside)
Connection
Valve(Inside)
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CHECKING THE REMOTE CONTROL
Activate the air conditioner by pointing the remote control directly at the unit.
Remote control display
Temperature 
Power
Turns the air conditioner ON and OFF.
Mode
Set one of the 5 operating
modes. (See pages 14~18 for
instructions.)
Digital On/Off
Turns On/Off the digital display
during operation. The operating
mode indicator will remain on.
Decreases/Increases the
temperature by 1˚C.
Fan speed
Adjusts fan speed from Auto, Low,
Medium, and High.
Air swing
Activates/Deactivates air flow blade
to move automatically up and
down.
Turbo
Operates maximum fan speed
to cool/warm quickly.
Energy saving function
Cools between 26˚C~ 30˚C to save
energy.
Timer function
On/Off
Turns the timer on/off.
Up/Down
Evap. CLEAN
Dries the unit interior to get rid of
odors.
function
On/Off
Emits hydrogen(H) and
oxygen(O2) into the air to
remove harmful particles.
Increases/Decreases the time.
Clean Mode
Set/Cancel
Sets/Cancels the current
timer/
mode setting.
Turns the
Sets to one of the 3
operating types.
mode
on/off.
Each time you press a button, a short beep will sound and a transmit indicator appears on
the remote control display.
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Remote control display
Air swing indicator
Set temperature
indicator
Operating mode
indicator
indicator
Turbo indicator
Energy saving
indicator
Transmit indicator
indicator
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Fan speed indicator
Low battery
indicator
On/Off Timer
indicator
Using the remote control
• Point the remote control towards the remote control sensor of the unit.
• The unit will beep each time a button is pressed on the remote control.
• The remote control may not operate correctly if inverter fluorescent lighting is used in
close proximity of the unit.
• If other electrical products operate by the remote control, call your nearest contact center.
Installing the batteries
1. Slide cover down to
open.
This is located on the back
of the remote control.
2. Install two AAA
batteries.
Check and match the “+”
and “-” signs accordingly.
Make sure you have
installed the batteries
correctly.
3. Close the cover by
sliding it back to its
original position.
You should hear a click
sound when the cover is
locked properly.
Correct disposal of batteries in this product
(Applicable in the European Union and other European countries with separate battery return systems.)
This marking on the battery, manual or packaging indicates that the batteries in this product should not be disposed of
with other household waste at the end of their working life. Where marked, the chemical symbols Hg, Cd or Pb indicate
that the battery contains mercury, cadmium or lead above the reference levels in EC Directive 2006/66. If batteries are
not properly disposed of, these substances can cause harm to human health or the environment.
To protect natural resources and to promote material reuse, please separate batteries from other types of waste and
recycle them through your local, free battery return system.
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operating basic function
TURNING THE AIR CONDITIONER ON AND OFF
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
You will hear a ringing sound and the front panel will lift up when the air
conditioner is properly turned on. The
indicator will also fade in
and fade out.
When you turn off the air conditioner, the
indicator will fade in
and fade out and the front panel will return to its closed position.
Turning on/off your air conditioner without the remote control.
You can operate your air conditioner by pressing the Power
air conditioner.
button on the bottom right side of the
SELECTING OPERATION MODE
Auto
In Auto mode, the air conditioner will automatically set the temperature and fan speed depending
on the room temperature detected by the room temperature sensor.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until Auto
mode and Auto fan speed indicator appear on the remote
control display.
The air conditioner will automatically set the
temperature and fan speed to cool or heat
according to the current room temperature.
When you press the Mode button, the mode will change
in order of Auto, Cool, Dry, Fan and Heat.
3. Set the Temperature.
Press the Temperature or button on the remote
control to decrease or increase the desired temperature.
You can set the desired temperature between the
range of 16˚C~30˚C.
You can decrease/increase the temperature by 1˚C.
• When the air conditioner is already operating in another mode, press the Mode button
until the Auto mode indicator appears on the remote control display.
• When using the remote control, make sure the indicator matches your selection on the
remote control display.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually. (See page 19 for instructions.)
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Cool
In Cool mode, the air conditioner will cool your room. You can adjust the temperature and the fan
speed to feel cooler .
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
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Press the Mode button on the remote control until
Cool mode indicator appears on the remote control
display.
The air conditioner operates in Cool mode and
will lower the temperature in your room.
When you press the Mode button, the mode will change
in order of Auto, Cool, Dry, Fan and Heat.
3. Set the temperature.
Press the Temperature or  button on the remote
control to decrease or increase the desired temperature.
You can set the desired temperature between
the range of 16˚C~30˚C.
You can decrease/increase the temperature by 1˚C.
4. Set the fan speed.
Press the Fan Speed button on the remote control to set
the desired fan speed.
If room temperature reaches the desired temperature, the
air conditioner will stop cooling and simply run the fan.
When you press the Fan Speed button, fan speed will
change in order of Auto, Low, Medium and High.
• When using the remote control, make sure the indicator matches your selection on the
remote control display.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually. (See page 19 for instructions.)
• If current outside temperatures are much higher than the selected indoor temperature,
it may take time to bring the inner temperature to the desired coolness.
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SELECTING OPERATION MODE
Dry
The air conditioner in Dry mode acts like a dehumidifier by removing moisture indoors. Dry mode
makes the air refreshing even in humid climates.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until Dry
mode indicator appears on the remote control display.
The air conditioner operates in Dry mode and
automatically adjusts the fan speed to Auto.
When you press the Mode button, the mode will
change in order of Auto, Cool, Dry, Fan and Heat.
3. Set the temperature.
Press the Temperature or  button on the remote
control to decrease or increase the desired temperature.
You can set the desired temperature between
the range of 18˚C~30˚C.
You can decrease/increase the temperature by 1˚C.
• When using the remote control, make sure the indicator matches your selection on the
remote control display.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually. (See page 19 for instructions.)
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Fan
Fan mode can be selected to ventilate your room. Fan mode is helpful in refreshing the stale air
in your room.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
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Press the Mode button on the remote control until
Fan mode indicator appears on the remote control
display.
The air conditioner operates in Fan mode and
automatically adjusts the temperature according to the
current room temperature.
When you press the Mode button, the mode will
change in order of Auto, Cool, Dry, Fan and Heat.
3. Set the fan speed.
Press the Fan Speed button on the remote control to set
the desired fan speed.
When you press the Fan Speed button, fan speed will
change in order of Low, Medium and High.
• When using the remote control, make sure the indicator matches your selection on the
remote control display.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually. (See page 19 for instructions.)
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SELECTING OPERATION MODE
Heat
The air conditioner heats as well as cools. Warm your room with this versatile appliance in the
cold of winter.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until Heat
mode indicator appears on the remote control display.
The air conditioner operates in Heat mode and warms
your room.
When you press the Mode button, the mode will
change in order of Auto, Cool, Dry, Fan and Heat.
3. Set the temperature.
Press the Temperature or  button on the remote
control to decrease or increase the desired temperature.
You can set the desired temperature between
the range of 16˚C~30˚C.
You can decrease/increase the temperature by 1˚C.
4. Set the fan speed.
Press the Fan Speed button on the remote control to set
the desired fan speed.
When room temperature reaches the desired
temperature, heating will temporarily stop.
• When you press the Fan Speed button, fan speed
will change in order of Auto, Low, Medium and High.
• Fan may not operate for about 3~5 minutes at the
beginning to prevent any cold blasts while the air
conditioner is warming up.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually. (See page 19 for instructions.)
• Since the air conditioner heats the room by taking heat energy from outdoor air, the
heating capacity may decrease when outdoor temperatures are extremely low. If you
feel the air conditioner insufficiently heats, using an additional heating appliance in
combination with the air conditioner is recommended.
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ADJUSTING THE AIR FLOW DIRECTION
Air flow can be adjusted to your desired position.
Vertical air flow
Air flow blades move up and down.
1. Press the Air swing
button on the remote control.
To keep the air flow direction in a constant position, press the Air swing
remote control again.
button on the
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Air swing indicator turns on and the number of indicator lights move up and down.
Air flow blades move up and down continuously to circulate the air.
Horizontal air flow
Make sure none of the blade pins that stick out of the air flow blades are broken.
1. Move the blade pin lever left or right to position the air flow to the prefered direction.
CAUTION
Be extremely careful while adjusting the Horizontal air flow direction.
There is a potential risk of personal injury when the unit is mishandled.
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USING THE TURBO FUNCTION
Turbo function will be helpful to cool or heat your room quickly and effectively by operating at the maximum
fan speed for 30 minutes.
1. Turn on the air conditioner.
Press the Power
button on the remote control.
2. Set the operating mode.
Press the Turbo
button on the remote control until
Turbo indicator appears on the remote control display.
The air conditioner operates in Turbo fan speed and
automatically adjusts the temperature according to the
current room temperature. The unit operates for 30
minutes and then operates in the last mode used, or in
Auto mode if Dry/Fan mode is the most recent mode
used.
Turbo function is only available in Auto/Cool/Heat mode. If Turbo function is selected in
Dry/Fan mode, operating mode changes to Auto.
To deactivate Turbo function
1. Press the Turbo
button on the remote control again.
The air conditioner operates in the last mode used, or in Auto mode if Dry/Fan mode is the
most recent mode used.
• When using the remote control, make sure the indicator matches your selection on the
remote control display.
• Temperature/Fan speed cannot be adjusted while using this function.
• Air flow can be adjusted manually. (See page 19 for instructions.)
• When the Turbo function is activated, pressing Mode button will automatically cancel the
function.
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SETTING THE TIMER
This advanced Timer function allows you to turn on/off your air conditioner automatically even when you are
away. Simply set the time and your air conditioner will turn on/off automatically.
On timer
This function allows you to turn on the air conditioner automatically within the time range of
24 hours. On timer is available while your air conditioner is on/off.
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1. Press the On button on the remote control.
On timer indicator blinks on the remote control display.
2. Set the time you want the air conditioner to turn on
automatically.
Press the Up or Down button on the remote control
to change the time setting while On timer indicator is
blinking. You can set the time up to 24 hours, increasing
by 30 minute intervals up to the first 3 hours and then
hourly after the first 3 hours.
3. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control to
activate.
The remote control display will show the hour(s) you have set.
The air conditioner will operate automatically at the set time and then the On timer indicator
disappears. If the On timer is not set within 10 seconds, the air conditioner will end setting.
4. Set the operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until the
desired mode appears on the remote control display.
The air conditioner will operate in the mode you set.
On timer function is available in Auto/Cool/Dry/Fan/Heat
mode.
• Temperature can also be adjusted. (See step 3 on page 15 for instructions.)
• After the timer has been set and the unit is turned off, all indicators will turn off except the
On timer indicator and the remaining time in approximately 10 seconds.
• Change the timer setting by pressing the ON button, pressing the Up/Down button to
change the time, then press the Set/Cancel button to activate.
To deactivate the On timer
1. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control.
The set time will cancel and the On timer indicator will disappear.
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SETTING TIMER
Off timer
This function allows you to turn off the air conditioner automatically within the time range of 24
hours. Off timer is functional while the unit is in operation.
1. Press the Off button on the remote control.
Off timer indicator blinks on the remote control display.
2. Set the time you want the air conditioner to turn off
automatically.
Press the Up or Down button on the remote control to
change the time setting while the Off timer indicator is
blinking. You can set the time up to 24 hours, increasing
by 30 minute intervals up to the first 3 hours and then
hourly after the first 3 hours.
3. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control to
activate.
The remote control display will show the hour(s) you have set.
The air conditioner will operate automatically at the set time and then the Off timer indicator
disappears. If the Off timer is not set within 10 seconds, the air conditioner will end setting.
• Change the timer setting by pressing the OFF button, pressing the Up/Down button to
change the time, then press the Set/Cancel button to activate.
• You can combine the Off timer function with the On timer function to turn on and then off
the air conditioner at the desired time. (See page 23 for instructions.)
To deactivate the Off timer
1. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control.
The set time will cancel and the OFF timer indicator will disappear.
Off timer function is available in Auto/Cool/Dry/Fan/Heat mode.
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Combining On timer and Off timer
You can combine the On timer and Off timer together for more convenient use of the timer
function.
ENGLISH
1. Set the On timer.
Press the On button.
Set the time for the unit to turn on with the Up and
Down button.
Press the Set/Cancel button to activate the On timer.
See page 21 for more detail instructions on setting the
On timer.
2. Set the Off timer.
Press the Off button.
Set the time for the unit to turn off with the Up and Down button.
Press Set/Cancel button to activate the Off timer.
When you set the time, there can be two possible
options:
On timer is shorter than Off timer
The air conditioner will turn on and then off
automatically. Set up should be done while the air
conditioner is off.
Example: If the On timer is set at 3 hours and the Off
timer at 5 hours, the air conditioner will turn on in 3
hours, then operate for the next two hours before
turning off automatically.
On timer is longer than Off timer
The air conditioner will turn off and then on
automatically. Set up should be done while the air
conditioner is operating.
Example: If the On timer is set at 3 hours and the Off
timer at 1 hour, the air conditioner will turn off in an hour,
remain turned off for 2 hours then turn on automatically.
See page 22 for more detailed instructions on setting
the Off timer.
To deactivate the timer combination
1. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control.
Both the On and Off timer will be canceled and the indicators will disappear.
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SETTING TIMER
mode
mode lets you sleep comfortably in ideal temperatures while saving energy.
mode can be set up when the air conditioner is on.
1. Set operating mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control until Cool/
Heat appears on the remote control display.
is only available in Cool/Heat mode.
2. Press the
button on the remote control.
indicator appears and the Off timer indicator
starts blinking on the remote control display.
3. Set the length of time you want the air conditioner to stay
on.
Default
time is set to 8 hours. Press the Up or
Down button on the remote control to change the time
setting while the Off timer indicator is blinking.
You can set the time up to 12 hours, increasing by
30 minute intervals up to the first 3 hours and then hourly
after the first 3 hours.
4. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control to
activate.
The remote control display will show the hour(s) you have set.
When the set time has elapsed, the air conditioner will automatically turn off and
then
indicator disappears.
If
mode is not set within 10 seconds, the air conditioner will end setting.
• Temperature/Fan speed/Air swing can be adjusted after setting
in Heat
mode.
• Temperature can be adjusted and the air conditioner automatically adjusts the Fan
speed/Air swing accordingly after setting
in Cool mode.
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Temperature changes in
mode
To prevent excessive cooling/heating during sleep, the
mode automatically modifies
the temperature setting in accordance with the time setting. Temperature and air current change
according to the three stages; Falling asleep, Sound sleep, and Waking up from
mode, and then the air conditioner will automatically turn off when the set time has elapsed.
prevents you from having difficulty sleeping on extremely hot/cold nights.
Three stage
• Set the Off timer in
mode for more than 5 hours. Sleep may be disturbed if the
mode is set for too short or too long a time because the temperature changes
are set to an 8-hour cycle.
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Falling asleep : Eases you into sleep by dropping the temperature.
Sound sleep : Relaxes your body and raises your temperature slightly.
Waking up from
mode :
Allows you to wake up to comfortable crisp air making you feel refreshed and energized.
• If the
mode is set for less than 4 hours, the operation will stop at the set time.
If the
mode is set for over 5 hours, the last hour will run in Waking Up stage
before shutting off.
• Recommended set temperature is between 25˚C~27˚C for cooling and 21˚C~23˚C for
heating.
Cool mode
Temp.
When the 8-hour cycle
completes, this section
repeats.
Set temperature
Time(hr.)
Heat mode
Temp.
When the 8-hour cycle
completes, this section
repeats.
Set temperature
Time(hr.)
To deactivate
mode
1. Press the Set/Cancel button on the remote control.
mode shuts off and the
indicator will disappear.
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USING THE
FUNCTION
MPI, Micro Plasma Ion, zone generates hydrogen (H) and oxygen (O2) to remove viruses and allergycausing microbes in the air by neutralizing them and turning into water. Now, breathe as if surrounded by
indicator on the unit will fade in and fade out continuously
waterfalls, rivers, trees, and mountains.
while the
function is activated.
1. Press the
On/Off button on the remote control
while the air conditioner off.
indicator will appear on the remote control
display.
The air conditioner generates MPI in
mode.
Auto
2. Set the operating type.
Each time you press the Clean Mode button while the
air conditioner is off, the operating type will change in
order of Auto, Silence and Rapid.
Auto : adjusts the fan speed automatically.
Silence : operates at minimum fan speed quietly.
Rapid : operate at maximum fan speed to clean and
purify the air effectively and quickly.
The Clean Mode button will not work while the air conditioner is on.
When you activate the
automatically sets to Auto.
To deactivate
1. Press the
function while the air conditioner is on,
function
mode
On/Off button on the remote control.
mode shuts off and the blue light will turn off.
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USING THE ENERGY SAVING FUNCTION
This function will set the temperature range limit to help you save energy while the air conditioner is
operating in Cool mode.
1. Press the Energy saving
button on the remote
control while the air conditioner is operating in Cool
mode.
ENGLISH
E.Saver indicator and air swing indicator appear
automatically on the remote control display. The air flow
blades move up and down.
If the current set temperature is lower than 26˚C, it will
automatically raise the set temperature to 26˚C.
• Energy saving function is only available in Cool mode.
• When the Energy saving function is activated, the temperature range will be limited to
26˚C~30˚C.
• If the desired temperature is lower than 26˚C, turn off the energy saving function by
pressing the Energy saving
button again.
• Temperature/Fan speed can also be adjusted. (See step 3~4 on page 15 for instructions.)
• Air flow can be adjusted manually. (See page 19 for instructions.)
To deactivate the Energy saving function
1. Press the Energy saving
button on the remote control.
The Energy saving function shuts off and the Energy saving indicator will disappear on the
remote control display.
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USING THE EVAPORATOR CLEAN FUNCTION
The evaporator clean function keeps moisture from accumulating inside the unit. This prevents mold growth
and bacteria from spreading, keeping your family healthier.
1. Press the Evap. CLEAN
button.
 When the air conditioner is turned off,
The
indicator on the indoor unit display appears and the Auto cleaning function starts.
 When the air conditioner is turned on,
The
indicator on the indoor unit display appears and the Auto cleaning function starts
after the air conditioner stops operation.
Evaporator Cleaning time can vary, depending on the previously used mode.
Auto(cool), Cool, Dry mode : approximately 30 minutes.
Auto(heat), Heat, Fan mode : approximately 15 minutes.
The Evaporator Clean function only operates after the air conditioner stops running.
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cleaning and maintaining the
air conditioner
CLEANING THE EXTERIOR
CAUTION
ENGLISH
1. Wipe the surface of the unit with a slightly wet or dry
cloth when needed.
Do not use Benzene, Thinner or CloroxTM.
They may damage the surface of the air cleaner
and can create a risk of fire.
CLEANING THE FILTER
When cleaning the filter, make sure to unplug the power from the unit. No special tools are needed to clean
it.
Air filter
This air filter captures large particles in the air. The filter can be cleaned with a vacuum or by
hand.
1. Remove the front panel.
Grab the grooved side of the front panel tightly and pull
the bottom side of the panel upwards to remove the
front panel.
2. Grab the handle. Then, pull the Air filter towards you and slide it down.
3. Clean the Air filter with a vacuum cleaner or soft brush. If dust is too heavy, then rinse it with
running water and dry it in a ventilated area.
• For best conditions, repeat every two weeks.
• If the Air filter dries in a confined (or humid) area, odors may generate. If this occurs,
re-clean and dry it in a well-ventilated area.
4. Insert the Air filter back into its original position.
5. Reattach the front panel.
Insert the hooks located on the top of the panel into the correct slots then push in the
bottom part of the panel.
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air conditioner
CLEANING THE FILTER
DNA filter
Using the structure of DNA, the DNA filter is a new technology that screens selectively only toxic
agents. This enables a smarter air management.
1. Remove the front panel.
Grab the grooved side of the front
panel tightly and pull the bottom
side of the panel upwards to
remove the front panel.
2. Remove the Air filter.
Grab the handle and lift it up. Then, pull the Air filter towards you and slide it down.
3. Slide the DNA filter out to remove it from the slot.
The DNA filter can be placed in any of the 4 slots beneath the air filter.
4. Clean the DNA filter with a vacuum cleaner or soft brush.
5. Install the DNA filter back in position.
6. Reattach the front panel.
Insert the hooks located on the top of the panel into the correct slots then push in the
bottom part of the panel.
Clean the DNA filter every 3 months. The cleaning term may differ depending on usage and
environmental conditions.
The expected life span of the DNA filter is 3 years.
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REPLACING THE FILTER
Replacement filters may be purchased from the retail store or ordered from the dealer where you purchased
the unit. If you cannot find one, please call a contact center.
Deodorizing filter
The deodorizing filter efficiently absorbs cigarette smoke, pet odors and other unpleasant smells.
Cleaning is simple, just remove the old filter and install a new one.
ENGLISH
1. Remove the front panel.
Grab the grooved side of the front
panel tightly and pull the bottom
side of the panel upwards to
remove the front panel.
2. Remove the Air filter.
Grab the handle and lift it up. Then, pull the Air filter towards you and slide it down.
3. Slide the Deodorizing filter out to remove it from the slot.
The Deodorizing filter can be placed in any of the 4 slots beneath the air filter.
4. Install the new Deodorizing filter back into position.
5. Reattach the front panel.
Insert the hooks located on the top of the panel into the correct slots then push in the
bottom part of the panel.
• The replacement of the Deodorizing filter differs depending on usage and environmental
conditions.
• Even if Deodorizing and DNA filters are installed in an inverted position, it will not affect its
filtration system.
MAINTAINING YOUR AIR CONDITIONER
If the air conditioner will not be used for an extended period of time, dry the air conditioner to maintain its
best condition.
1. Dry the air conditioner thoroughly by operating in Fan mode for 3 to 4 hours and disconnect
the power plug. There may be internal damage if moisture is left in its components.
2. Before using the air conditioner again, dry the inner components of the air conditioner again
by running in Fan mode for 3 to 4 hours. This helps remove odors which may have generated
from dampness.
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appendix
TROUBLESHOOTING
Refer to the following chart if the air conditioner operates abnormally. This may save time and unnecessary
expenses.
PROBLEM
SOLUTION
The air conditioner does
not operate immediately
after it has been
restarted.
• Because of the protective mechanism, the appliance does not start
operating immediately to keep the unit from overloading.
The air conditioner will start in 3 minutes.
The air conditioner does
not work at all.
• Check that the power plug is properly connected. Insert the power plug
into the wall socket correctly.
• Check if the circuit breaker is switched off.
• Check if there is a power failure.
• Check your fuse. Make sure it is not blown out.
The temperature does
not change.
• Check if you selected Fan mode.
Press the Mode button on the remote control to select another mode.
The cool(warm) air does
not come out of the air
conditioner.
• Check if the set temperature is higher (lower) than the current
temperature. Press the Temperature button on the remote control to
change the set temperature. Press the Temperature  or  button to
decrease or increase the temperature.
• Check if the air filter is blocked by dirt. Clean the Air filter every two weeks.
• Check if the air conditioner has just been turned on. If so, wait 3 minutes.
The fan speed does not
change.
• Check if you selected Auto or Dry mode.
The air conditioner automatically adjusts the fan speed to Auto in Auto/Dry
mode.
Timer function does not
set.
• Check if you pressed the Set/Cancel button on the remote control after
you have set the time.
Odors permeate in the
room during operation.
• Check if the appliance is running in a smoky area or if there is a smell
entering from outside. Operate the air conditioner in Fan mode or open
the windows to air out the room.
The air conditioner
• A bubbling sound may be heard when the refrigerant is circulating through
the compressor. Let the air conditioner operate in a selected mode.
makes a bubbling sound.
Water is dripping from
the air flow blades.
• Check if the air conditioner has been cooling for an extended period of
time with the air flow blades pointed downwards. Condensation may
generate due to the difference in temperature.
Remote control is not
working.
•
•
•
•
Check if your batteries are depleted.
Make sure batteries are correctly installed.
Make sure nothing is blocking your remote control sensor.
Check that there are no strong lighting apparatuses near the air
conditioner. Strong light which comes from fluorescent bulbs or neon
signs may interrupt the electric waves.
SYMPTOMS
CHECK ERROR MODE (DISPLAYED)
MANAGEMENT
The abnormal signal is
displayed
Some signal is displayed on the window
LED like
,
,
,
,
,
,
, All blink,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
,
This product has something
wrong, please call the nearest
contact center.
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OPERATION RANGES
The table below indicates the temperature and humidity ranges the air conditioner can be operated within.
Refer to the table for efficient use.
MODE
COOL
OPERATING CONDITIONS
Indoor temp: 16°C~32°C
Indoor humidity: below 80%
HEAT
DRY
Indoor temp: below 27°C
Outdoor temp: -15°C~24°C
Indoor temp: 16°C~32°C
Indoor humidity: below 80%
Outdoor temp: -5°C~43°C
POWER SUPPLY
Single phase rated voltage
minimum and maximum limit
- A safety device will stop continuously the
system functioning;
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Outdoor temp: -5°C~43°C
IF OUT OF CONDITIONS
- A safety device will stop continuously the
system functioning;
- Condensation may occur on the indoor unit
with risk to have either water blow off or drops
on the floor;
- A safety device will stop continuously the
system functioning;
- Condensation may occur on the indoor unit
with risk to have either water blow off or drops
on the floor;
220V-240V~50Hz
198V min.-264V max.
Any damage occurs out of condition specified cannot be covered by product warranty.
If the system works continuosly outside of conditions, its performace and reliability will be
compromised.
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